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Police statement after 10-year-old boy taken to hospital by helicopter following Bingham collision

The casualty was taken to the hospital by air ambulance.

Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue said:

“We were called at 08:50 today (21 December) to Long Acre Road Bingham to assist EMAS following a road traffic collision.

“A 10-year-old boy has been taken to hospital by air ambulance.”

A police cordon at the junction of Foster Lane and Long Acre East.

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nspector Pete Shaw, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: “Officers were called to Eaton Place, Bingham, shortly before 8.45am, this morning (21 December) following reports of a collision between a car and a pedestrian.

“A 10-year-old child has been taken to hospital with injuries not thought to be life-threatening.

“The road remains closed so we would please ask motorists to avoid the area and make alternative arrangements.

“Our investigation into what happened is ongoing so I would urge anyone with any dashcam footage to get in touch with us.”

Anyone with any information is asked to call 101, quoting incident number 108 of 21 December 2022, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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